Melbourne 16 May 2015: Unique healthcare social media event

Melbourne 2015

I’m very pleased and honoured to give away some of my best blogging tips & secrets at the Medicine Social Event this Saturday, 16th of May in Melbourne. If you have an interest in social media and you’re working in healthcare, this is an excellent opportunity to learn how to improve your social media presence, and listen to an amazing group of Australian social media pioneers.

“MedicineSocial has been carefully created to ensure that no matter what level you are when it comes to social media you will come away educated, informed, inspired and ready to go! (Dr Helen Schulz, organiser)

The line-up 

Dr Brad McKay, GP extraordinaire, media celebrity and passionate advocate for evidence based medicine

Ms Jen Morris, all round splendid patient advocate and passionate public speaker

Dr Tim Senior, health educator, Croakey contributor, and carer of all matters #FOAMed

Dr Sonia Fullerton, leader in the #hellomynameis campaign and @Palliverse coordinator

Dr Joseph Sgroi, advocate for doctors in training, entrepreneur and now using social media to be the thought leader in his area of specialty

Dr Dave Hawkes, member of the brilliant #StoptheAVN campaign that led to the demise of the Tenpenny tour which was to be held at Amora

Dr Ben Veness, doctor, visionary, past AMSA president and now one of 2015’s Australian of the year ambassadors

Dr Helen Schulz, psychiatrist, author, public speaker and chair for the day.


Some of the topics on the agenda:

  • Social media and advocacy
  • Why patients want us engaged on social media
  • Branding, marketing and education
  • The #Hellomynameis and #StoptheAVN campaigns
  • Trolls, negative publicity and cyberbullying
  • The art of blogging
  • How to respond to online wellness warriors
  • The PCEHR


Amora Riverwalk Hotel
Bridge Rd, Richmond 3121
9.00am to 5.00pm, followed by an evening networking function
Fore more info and registration click here.

Follow me on Twitter: @EdwinKruys.
Disclaimer and disclosure notice.

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